Why All on Four dental implants are better?
|All on 4||Crowns on Implants||All on 6/8||Removable Dentures|
|A fixed hybrid denture is supported on 4 implants||Individual crown or a bridge is supported on implants||6/8 implants support a fixed bridge||The denture has to be taken out every night|
|95% of the cases do not require bone graftsUK Health Center Bone Grafting with All-on-4 Dental Implants “Unlike other forms of a dental implant, all-on-4 implants are unique in that in over 95% of cases, no bone grafting is necessary. This is because of the unique design of these implants that allows for an entire arch of teeth on just 4 implants.” View in Article||A bone graft may be needed||A bone graft may be needed||No need for bone graft|
|2-3 trips abroad in a gap of 3-6 months*||2 trips abroad in a gap of 3-6 months* (Same day implants complete the procedure in one trip)||2-3 trips abroad in a gap of 3-6 months*||1-2 trips abroad depending on your case*|
|Highly stable||Highly stable||Highly stable||Potentially unstable|
|* This is an estimate of the time taken to complete these procedures. A single trip can involve multiple visits to the dentist, depending on the cases’ requirement. For any implant procedure, 3-6 months of healing period is crucial for the implant to integrate with the jawbone.|
All on 4 system is comprised of four implants that support a full-arch fixed bridge.
A full arch of artificial teeth is screwed onto or cemented on the underlying implants.
Patients who are missing teeth in an entire arch but have adequate bone to support implants.
People who have only a few teeth left in the mouth with less supporting bone structure.
A proper assessment is important to ascertain if the patient can get this procedure. In some instances, the signed consent of their medical practitioner may be required.
Although All on 4 is a patented protocol by Nobel Biocare, other international brands have similar systems.
The stay during the first visit can last anywhere between 5 days to 12 days, depending upon the clinic, protocol, and the patient’s condition.
The cumulative success rate over a period of 5 years was 98-99%.Journal of Clinical and Experimental Dentistry
The all-on-four treatment concept: Systematic review
“The results obtained indicate a survival rate for more than 24 months of 99.8%…”
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All on 4 cost includes the placement of four special implants, abutments, and a hybrid fixed arch of teeth. This also includes all medical and surgical costs.
All on 4 is an implant system that gives you a long-lasting smile and the stability that you need.